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Lecturer of Japanese Literature and Culture

Recruitment Period

Open date: March 21st, 2018
Next review date: April 30th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: March 21st, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Literature within the Division of Arts and Humanities at UC San Diego ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. It is preferred that applicants have experience teaching large undergraduate survey lecture courses. All Literature courses will be considered and based on department needs. Salary and level of appointment are based on qualifications and UC pay scale. Proof of authorization to work in the U. S. will be required prior to employment (Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1985).

Required Qualification:

• Ph.D. or ABD in Japanese Studies or closely related field such as East Asian Studies, with expertise in Japanese literature and culture, and outstanding teaching experience. Graduate students who have ABD standing in the UC San Diego Literature department are also eligible to apply.

This is a part-time position, teaching one or two courses in Winter 2019 quarter.

Closing Date: 4/11/2018

Applicants are asked to submit applications using UC San Diego’s online Recruit web page:

Please reference position number on all correspondence.

UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity.

Job location

San Diego, CA




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